October 16, 2002 – (Chicago). Ex Libris (USA) announced today the expansion of the product management group with the hiring of Debra Novosad. Debra, a librarian by degree, comes to Ex Libris from epixtech where she worked for eleven years in a variety of roles including customer support and as a library systems analyst. Prior to epixtech she had worked in libraries for over three years.
“I joined Ex Libris because it is a dynamic company offering sophisticated products geared towards meeting the real needs of libraries.“ said Debra “and I am impressed by the dedicated team of professional staff at Ex Libris with whom I will work together with and the forward thinking environment of the company in which I can share my experience.”
“Hiring high quality people like Debra is part of our continuing commitment to our customers to bring expertise to bear on our development efforts, particularly with regard to the benefits of developing product life cycle and management plans.” said Carl Grant, President of Ex Libris (USA), “Debra's extensive experience will be a major benefit for our company as we explore new market needs and segments in which to direct our efforts and as we plan on how to best meet the needs of our current and potential customers.”
About Ex Libris
Ex Libris is a leading worldwide developer of high performance applications for libraries and information centers. ALEPH, the Ex Libris integrated library solution is now in over 700 installed sites in 50 countries. Ex Libris is a multi-national company.